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Maitland, Antony 1935-

Overview
Works: 83 works in 333 publications in 4 languages and 9,748 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Suspense fiction  Drama  Ghost stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.G17943, [FIC]
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Publications about Antony Maitland
Publications by Antony Maitland
Most widely held works about Antony Maitland
 
Most widely held works by Antony Maitland
The ghost of Thomas Kempe by Penelope Lively( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
The ghost of a seventeenth-century sorcerer emerges as a poltergeist and attempts to make young James his apprentice
A dog so small by Philippa Pearce( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Ben Blewitt is desperate for a dog. He's picked out the biggest and best dogs from the books in the library and he just knows he's going to get one for his birthday. Ben is excited when the big day arrives, but he receives a picture of a dog instead of a real one! But the imagination can be a powerful thing, and when Ben puts his to work, his adventures really begin!
Smith by Leon Garfield( Book )
27 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Historisch in Londen spelend verhaal over een zakkenrollertje dat zich, doordat hij een moordaanslag gezien heeft, moet verbergen voor de Londense onderwereld
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, China, Scotland, and England
The ghost downstairs by Leon Garfield( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
A greedy clerk sells seven years off the end of his life but thinks he has tricked the buyer by selling from the first end not the last
Stories from Shakespeare by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Retells the stories of Shakespeare's comedies and tragedies for young people
Devil in the fog by Leon Garfield( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
A suspenseful tale of a strolling player in eighteenth-century England who discovers that he is really the son of a gentleman
The drummer boy by Leon Garfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
After the defeat of their regiment in France, a drummer boy and six other survivors struggle back to England and uncertain destinies
Idle Jack by Antony Maitland( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Although he is large, stupid, and lazy, Jack manages to take advantage of his shortcomings
The phantom cyclist, and other ghost stories by Ruth Ainsworth( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A phantom cyclist rides like the wind on his cumbersome old bicycle. When two boys try to pursue him, they are mystified by the speed at which he travels over a road that no longer exists. Includes seven other stories that include young ghosts and their earthly friends
Black Jack by Leon Garfield( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
A young apprentice in eighteenth-century London begins a strange adventure when he inadvertently becomes involved with a wanted criminal and a girl who is reputedly mad
Mrs. Cockle's cat by Philippa Pearce( Book )
19 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Peter, the cat, goes looking for fresh fish, and Mrs. Cockle follows him
The usurping ghost, and other encounters and experiences by Susan Dickinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Jack Holborn by Leon Garfield( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 libraries worldwide
A young stowaway boy, abandoned as a baby, finds himself on a quest to finding his true identity
The wonder-dog : the collected children's stories of Richard Hughes by Richard Hughes( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty short stories
Footsteps by Leon Garfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and Danish and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Na de dood van zijn vader stelt William alles in het werk om in het 19e eeuwse Londen John Diamond te vinden, de zoon van de man die door Williams vader bedrogen werd
I like this poem : a collection of best-loved poems chosen by children for other children by Antony Maitland( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Offers a selection of poems chosen by children from six and seven to fourteen years old, with comments from the children explaining what they like about the poem
The bear who liked hugging people, and other stories by Ruth Ainsworth( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Thirteen brief stories about witches, animals, toys and the everyday adventures of small children
Mister Corbett's ghost by Leon Garfield( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
The apprentice wished for nothing more than the death of his hated master but he finds the burden of the man's ghost too great to bear
Mr Corbett's ghost and other stories by Leon Garfield( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Three chilling stories for those who like a shivery chill - two tales of adventure at sea and a ghost story for older readers
 
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Alternative Names
Maitland, Anthony
Maitland, Anthony 1935-
Maitland, Antony
メイトランド, アントニー
メイトランド, アントニィ
Languages
English (195)
Dutch (1)
Danish (1)
Korean (1)
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